newsteelconstruction.com
NSC Archives
Search
Subscribe
Archives
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Tag Archives

Footbridge to Telford Station lifted into place

Footbridge to Telford Station lifted into place

Europe’s largest mobile crane was needed to lift the 250t main span of the Telford Central Footbridge into place during a night time..

October 11, 2018
Installation complete for Taplow bridge

Installation complete for Taplow bridge

Site work has now been completed for a new River Thames footbridge designed by Knight Architects and structural engineers COWI at Taplow in..

June 14, 2018
Conservation work on world’s first iron bridge under way

Conservation work on world’s first iron bridge under way

Shropshire’s historic and iconic Iron Bridge has been shrouded in scaffolding to allow a much-needed conservation project to get under..

January 3, 2018
Manchester’s Ordsall Chord nears completion

Manchester’s Ordsall Chord nears completion

One of the final steel elements of Manchester’s Ordsall Chord, which will improve connectivity across the north of England, has been..

September 7, 2017
Striking a chord with bridges

Striking a chord with bridges

Nine steel bridges are required for the Ordsall Chord rail project, which will link all of Manchester’s main stations for the first time...

May 11, 2017
Severfield bridge lift completed on Ordsall Chord

Severfield bridge lift completed on Ordsall Chord

Weighing more than 600t, what is said to be the UK’s first asymmetric network arch bridge was successfully lifted into place last month..

March 9, 2017
Steel bending creates purpose-built motorway advertising arch

Steel bending creates purpose-built motorway advertising arch

Metal fabrication and bending specialist Barnshaws Section Benders has contributed to the construction of what is said to be the UK’s..

September 8, 2016
A bridge to town centre renewal

A bridge to town centre renewal

An iconic steel composite bridge forms the centrepiece of a multi-million pound regeneration scheme in the South Wales town of Merthyr..

September 2, 2014